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    • The Nurses

    • A Year of Secrets, Drama, and Miracles with the Heroes of the Hospital
    • By: Alexandra Robbins
    • Narrated by: Alexandra Robbins
    • Length: 10 hrs and 52 mins
    • Unabridged
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    In The Nurses, New York Times best-selling author and award-winning journalist Alexandra Robbins peers behind the staff-only door to write a lively, fast-paced story and a riveting work of investigative journalism. Robbins followed real-life nurses in four hospitals and interviewed hundreds of others in a captivating audiobook filled with joy and violence, miracles and heartbreak, dark humor and narrow victories, gripping drama and unsung heroism.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • True life nursing

    • By Van on 06-13-16

    Regular price: $28.50

    • Is Nursing a Talent? You Can Bet Your Life on It.

    • By: Alexandra Robbins
    • Narrated by: Sam Scholl
    • Length: 5 mins
    • Unabridged
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    "Is Nursing a Talent? You Can Bet Your Life on It." is from the September 18, 2015 Ideas and Controversy section of The Washington Post. It was written by Alexandra Robbins and narrated by Sam Scholl.

    Regular price: $0.95

    • The Geeks Shall Inherit the Earth

    • Popularity, Quirk Theory, and Why Outsiders Thrive After High School
    • By: Alexandra Robbins
    • Narrated by: Kathleen McInerney
    • Length: 15 hrs and 4 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 86
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      4 out of 5 stars 55
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    In a smart, entertaining, reassuring book that reads like fiction, Alexandra Robbins manages to cross Gossip Girl with Freaks and Geeks and explain the fascinating psychology and science behind popularity and outcasthood. She reveals that the things that set students apart in high school are the things that help them stand out later in life.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Not what I expected...

    • By James on 02-08-12

    Regular price: $31.93

    • Pledged

    • The Secret Life of Sororities
    • By: Alexandra Robbins
    • Narrated by: Alexandra Robbins
    • Length: 12 hrs and 57 mins
    • Unabridged
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 15
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    With salacious breaking news about fraternities and sororities shocking the general public (and members themselves), Pledged exposes what really goes on behind the facades of some of these Greek organizations. Robbins, an investigative journalist, went undercover as a sorority sister; her expose is a breathtaking narrative of tumultuous breakups, fights, drunk driving, stalkers, cover-ups, predation by faculty and staff, theft, rape, an abundance of drugs and alcohol, and much, much more.

    Regular price: $26.22

    • Fraternity

    • By: Alexandra Robbins
    • Length: 9 hrs
    • Unabridged
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    Two real-life stories. One stunning twist. Meet Jake, a studious freshman weighing how far to go to find a brotherhood that will introduce him to lifelong friends and help conquer his social awkwardness; and Oliver, a hardworking chapter president trying to keep his misunderstood fraternity out of trouble despite multiple run-ins with the police. Their year-in-the-life stories help explain why students are joining fraternities in record numbers despite scandalous headlines.

    Regular price: $28.00